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Philippine city of Tacloban at the center of typhoon devastation

Uprooted trees

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Surveying the sceneTacloban destruction'We Need Food'Bodies line the streetsBurying the deadUprooted treesEvacuees await helpSalvaging belongingsTaking a rest

Uprooted trees

The massive storm uprooted coconut trees on a hill near the town of Guiuan in Eastern Samar province in central Philippines. Agriculture is one of the major industries of the country of about 105 million people, according to the CIA World Factbook.